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Instrument Specialist I- Laboratory Automation -Metabolism

Covance 6/1/2018 4:37:37 AM
JOB ID: 19333 Category: Scientific Bachelor s Degree
Madison, Wisconsin



Job Overview

Instrument Specialist I-Laboratory Automation-Metabolism

* Accepts leadership role in instrumentation within Metabolism.
* Maintains lab instruments which may include but not limit to Mass Spec, HPLC, GC, Automation Equipment, etc.
* Performs the automation of assays utilizing the Hamilton robot.
* Assesses the feasibility and troubleshoots the automation of assays.
* Provides daily operation/method troubleshooting and instrumentation support.
* Validates new instruments for operational use in the laboratories.
* Writes and revises SOP's and other documents as appropriate.
* Participates in monitoring and evaluating new instrumentation and technologies.
* Assists team members in software validation lab testing related duties.
* Perform administration and/or support for scientific software applications (e.g. Laura, Debra, etc)
* Validates and performs change control testing including the design/completion of tests to the software, and documenting results/installations as required by GLPs and/or SOPs.


* BS/BA degree in science or related field.
* Experience may be substituted for education.


* At least three years of relevant Experience .

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Madison, WI - Wisconsin


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